Bike break at the Mühlbacher hut | © TV Region Graz | Mias Photoart Bike break at the Mühlbacher hut | © TV Region Graz | Mias Photoart
River cycling or mountain biking? 

Cycling and mountain biking in Graz Region

Whether sporty-racing or leisurely and relaxed: Varied routes across Graz Region offer the right thing for every cyclist like fantastic bike paths, trekking tours in all directions or mountainbike tours for champions.

"I want to ride my bicycle"

Cycling tours outside of Graz

Sporty and action-packed or relaxed and laid-back: Styria offers varied routes and trails for all tastes and skill levels.

With its rather flat terrain, the south is ideal for leisure cyclists. As the name suggests, the East Styrian Hills are perfect for cyclists who love a bit of up and down. If you’re looking for more challenging trails and ascents, look no further than the Graz mountains in the north or the Lipizzanerheimat region. Did you know that they are also perfect for e-bike tours?

Cycle like a champion …

Mountain biking in the region of Graz

Freedom, challenge, courage, skilfulness, adrenaline, fitness, willpower, summit conquests, speed … 

… or enjoy a leisurely ride topped off with local delicacies. Give your all on challenging tours across mountain passes, or do a quick and dirty MTB workout. Anything’s possible in the mountain bike region of Graz.

Radtouren, Trekking- Bergstrecken

Mountainbiken in der region graz

More challenging tours including mountain and downhill trails for mountain bikers are offered by the Bergland in the north and the Lipizzanerheimat in the west. Pleasure cyclists love the gentler hilly country in the west and east and the flatter south.

The best tips for trail lovers

Graz Region for freeriders and downhill fans

Avid trail riders can choose from a variety of routes and downhill sections in the region surrounding Graz:

Schöckl Trail Area: Gravity freaks, freeriders and downhillers love to hop on the Schöckl cable car and experience the highlights of the Schöckl Trail Area at any time of the year. At the top, two courses and various variants, minibike and coaching zones as well as a practice area are waiting for fans of mountain biking. The perfect opportunity for kids to work on their MTB skills!

Westside Trails at Plabutsch: Trails such as the “Knight Rider” or the “Short West” offer MTB fun in the city of Graz. 

Waves, curves and spectacular jumps

Pump tracks and action for heroes of all ages

Pumptracks are the training grounds for downhill tracks. You learn to control your bike properly off-road. Pumptrecks guarantee riding fun for heroes big and small.

Lipizzaner, Lurgrotte and even more adventure tours

Cycling and trekking routes through Graz Region


Accessible by public transport
Tropfstein in der Lurgrotte Peggau (c) TV Region OberGraz-J.Lunghammer | Meike Brucher | © Region Graz
Region Graz medium Open
Route 36,8 km
Duration 3:25 h

Lurgrotte grotto tour

Accessible by public transport
Piberer Hügellandschaft_Radfahren | Die Abbilderei | © Region Graz
Region Graz challenging Open
Route 84,1 km
Duration 6:20 h

Lipizzaner Tour

Accessible by public transport
Stuten mit Fohlen im Lipizzanergestüt Piber | (c) Lipizzanergestüt Piber SRS | © Lipizzanergestüt piber
Südsteiermark easy Open
Route 30,3 km
Duration 3:00 h

Lipizzaner Tour Version 2

Accessible by public transport
Hintere Freßnitz (c) TV Region OberGraz-Mias PhotoArt | Meike Brucher | © Region Graz
Region Graz easy Open
Route 12,9 km
Duration 1:15 h

Accessible by public transport
Familienpicknick (c) TV Region OberGraz-Mias PhotoArt | Meike Brucher | © Region Graz
Region Graz easy Open
Route 52,6 km
Duration 2:00 h

The gourmet & culture bike circuit

Accessible by public transport
Radgrandprix Straßengel(c)Alessio Eberl | Meike Brucher | © Region Graz
Region Graz medium Open
Route 20,2 km
Duration 1:15 h

In the slipstream of the pros

Accessible by public transport
Schirningtalrunde(c)TV Region OberGraz-Mias PhotoArt | Meike Brucher | © Region Graz
Gratwein-Straßengel medium Open
Route 31,4 km
Duration 2:00 h

Schirningtal circuit

Accessible by public transport
unterwegs in Kalsdorf | Mias Photoart | © Region Graz
Region Graz easy Open
Route 10,3 km
Duration 0:40 h



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